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Islamabad mayor suspended over corruption allegations

ISLAMABAD: The federal government on Sunday suspended Islamabad Metropolitan Corporation (IMC) Mayor Sheikh Anser Aziz over corruption allegations. The interior ministry issued a notification after federal cabinet gave the approval to remove

10-year-old strangulated to death in Lahore

LAHORE: A ten-year-old has been strangulated to death in Lahore while the police have expressed suspicion that the child was also raped. According to police, the incident took place in Nawab Town

Punjab to issue SOPs for Jumatul Wida, Eid prayers

—CS says precautionary measures at markets responsibility of trader bodies LAHORE: The Punjab government has decided to issue SOPs for congregational prayers of Jumatul Wida and Eid-ul-Fitr, besides ensuring strict implementation of

CITY NOTES: The new caste system

One of the most poignant moments in the coronavirus crisis came when Science and Technology Minister Fawad Chaudhry refused to attend the National Assembly (NA) session after two lawmakers tested positive for

Karachi transporters to resume operations tomorrow

KARACHI: The Karachi transporters’ association on Sunday announced to operate their vehicles in the city from Monday. Karachi Transport Alliance (KTA) president announced resuming inter-city bus service from May 18, saying that

CTD kills four alleged terrorists in Bahawalpur

The Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) on Sunday claimed to have killed four suspected terrorists in an operation in Bahawalpur. The operation was conducted after the security forces received intelligence reports, the security force stated. Three accomplices